Mr. Havercamp wins Two Sovereign Awards

Updated - 18/04/2019
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Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry's Mr. Havercamp tonight was awarded two Sovereign Awards for his outstanding achievements in 2018. The Fitzhenry's first took to the stage at the 44th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony to accept the award for Mr. Havercamp as Champion Older Male and returned to the stage shortly after to accept the Champion Turf Male honours, with Mr. Havercamp sweeping both categories he was nominated in. At the end of the ceremony it was also announced that Mr. Havercamp was voted one of the finalists for 2018 Horse of the Year honours. Trained by Catherine Day Phillips, th...

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Shipping in to Woodbine for 2019

Updated - 28/02/2019
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After spending the off season wintering at the farm, 26 horses have now shipped in to trainer Catherine Day Phillips barn at Woodbine. The first horse to get off the van was 3 year-old filly Notice Me (photo above) owned by Catherine's Kingfield Racing Stable in partnership with P.A. Fullerton Stable Inc. and Peter Reich. Notice Me won her second start a Maiden Special Weight on August 31 and then stepped up to Stakes company finishing fourth in the Victorian Queen Stakes, second in the South Ocean Stakes and fourth in the Ontario Lassie Stakes. Catherine has spent the winter months i...

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Dixie Moon & Mr. Havercamp double Sovereign Award Finalists for 2018

Updated - 01/02/2019
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2018 Woodbine Oaks winner Dixie Moon and multiple G2 winner, Mr. Havercamp are both finalists in two categories for the upcoming 2018 Sovereign Awards. The now 4 year-old filly Dixie Moon and 5 year-old gelding Mr. Havercamp are trained by Catherine Day Phillips and bred and owned by Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry.  Dixie Moon is a finalist for Champion Three-Year-Old Filly and Champion Female Turf Horse and Mr. Havercamp is a finalist for Champion Older Male and Champion Male Turf Horse of 2018. Dixie Moon, by Curlin out of the Fitzhenry's Rahy mare, Dixie Chicken was a MSW winner in her c...

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Killag Katie wins the final race of the season at Woodbine

Updated - 16/12/2018
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Owned by Mark Breen, Killag Katie took command in the final 1/16th of the 7 furlong $61,000 Allowance race to win by a length with Woodbine's top jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva in the irons. This was the 3 year-old's second win in 7 starts with three seconds and two thirds since joining the barn of trainer Catherine Day Phillips in late May 2018. Catherine finishes out the 2018 Woodbine season with a career high 29 wins (19% win average) and more than $2 m...

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Smooth Talk with Second Career Win

Updated - 12/12/2018
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Smooth Talk takes home his second career win in this evening's 4th race at Woodbine. The 3 year-old Court Vision gelding, Smooth Talk, trained by Catherine Day Phillips and owned by her Kingfield Racing Stable Ltd. in partnership with Doug Anderson, Rita Eskudt and 2413436 Ontario Ltd. lead the way for most of the 7 furlongs winning by 1-1/2 lengths under Woodbine's leading rider Eurico Rosa da Silva. It has been another sensational season for Trainer Catherine Day Phillips with Smooth Talk bringing her win total to a career season high 28 wins this year with more than $2 million in purs...

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Artilena holds off challenge to win the Ontario Lassie Stakes

Updated - 09/12/2018
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Two year-old Artie Schiller filly Artilena took the lead on the final turn and held off a strong challenge from a closing Hastalavistababy to win the $125,000 Ontario Lassie Stakes today at Woodbine. Trained by Catherine Day Phillips and owned by her Kingfield Racing Stable Ltd. in partnership with George P. Ledson, Braconcrest Inc. and Anderson Farms Ontario Inc., the latter breeder of the filly with Marette Farrel, Artilena has finished her season with 2 wins and 2 seconds in her 5 starts and more than $113,000 in earnings this year. Ridden to victory by Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson, Artil...

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Split My Pants with the Win in the eighth at Woodbine

Updated - 30/11/2018
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Split My Pants, with Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson aboard makes a stretch run on the outside to get up in time for the win with Guy Caballero finishing third on the rail in the 1-1/8 mile $39,800 Optional Claiming 8th race at Woodbine. This is the first win in eight starts this season for 4 year old gelding Split My Pants bred by Doug Anderson and Rita Eskudt and owned in partnership with Peter Mosakos, Kingfield Racing Stable and Carnegie Hill Stable. It was ...

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Pictures of You makes it three wins a row

Updated - 28/11/2018
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Pictures of You made it three wins a row with a front running win in the nightcap today at Woodbine with Jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva aboard for Trainer Catherine Day Phillips. Bred and owned by Kingview Farms, the daughter of Stroll - Simply Precious was coming off a win in a $20,000 claiming race on October 26 after breaking her maiden for $16,000 claiming on September 29 where she won easily by 7 lengths. The 4 year-old filly made her career debut in May 2018 and recorded one third place finish in her first three starts in Maiden Special Weight company before dropping in to the claimin...

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Sandy Bay is now a winner

Updated - 24/11/2018
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After knocking on the door in four of his career seven starts, 3 year-old Sandy Bay broke through with a heart stopping win today in the second race at Woodbine. Bred by Anderson Farms Ontario Inc., the Animal Kingdom gelding, is owned by Anderson Farms in partnership with Carnegie Hill Stable and trained by Catherine Day Phillips. (more…)...

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Mr. Havercamp dazzles in the G2 Autumn Stakes

Updated - 03/11/2018
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After a solid second place finish in the $800,000 Ricoh Woodbine Mile, the Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry bred and owned, Mr. Havercamp, made the most of the extra distance winning the $175,000 G2 Autumn Stakes by 1-1/4 lengths as the race favourite. Trained by Catherine Day Phillips this is the 4 year old Court Vision gelding's second Grade 2 Stakes win this year and his seventh win in 11 starts lifetime with earnings of more than $589,000. Ridden to victory by Jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva, Mr. Havercamp made his move early on the final turn after stalking the front runners for three quarter...

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